The two most commonly utilized forms in connection to any insurance claim are the proof of loss and a personal property inventory sheet
A sworn proof of loss is a requirement of most all insurance policies. The sworn proof of loss is what triggers the insurers obligation to respond to your claim within the stated time frame set forth in your insurance policy. In many cases, until you submit a properly executed proof of loss an insurer is under no obligation to respond to your claim or pay any benefits to which you may be entitled.
The inventory form below is what is commonly used by insurers to identify and assign a value to items of personal property.